Packaging 2,000 holiday meals for the Boys and Girls Clubs in Northern Nevada

How many Knights does it take to make a Breakfast with Santa pancake?
Answer: 24 volunteers

Member Knights delivering winter wear to
the Boys and Girls Club of Truckee Meadows

Grilling for Sparks Police Dept. Appreciation Luncheon

Socially-distanced Sparks Police Department Appreciation Luncheon Honorees

Honoree SK Michael Morris and Lady Carla
2020 Military Appreciation Dinner

Sue Thayer, Director of Outreach, 40 Days for Life, with supporters

No matter what language, it’s a plea for Life

Fr. George and GK Chuck with Ponderosa Council Star Award

Fighting hunger 500 lbs. at a time during the pandemic.

Past and present Grand Knights prepare the Silver Rose for travel.

Pro-Life League of Nevada supporters at the Friends for Life Dinner.

Installation of Officers in July.

SK Chuck Goucher
Nevada Grand Knight of the Year

Holding Nevada’s first Exemplification of Charity, Unity and Fraternity

Special Olympics Northern Nevada Regionals Bowling Volunteers

Hosting the 2019 Holy Cross Christmas Party
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View latest Officers' Planning Meeting Minutes in MEMBERS ONLY (menu on the left) under COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES LIBRARY. It's good stuff!


4th Degree Sir Knights: Note new Bishop Manogue Assembly 612 meeting location!  See EVENT CALENDAR for details 


Click here to learn how 2,000 PACKAGED HOLIDAY MEALS made it out the door.


Circumstances may change but the tradition continues.  747 breakfast meals were served at the Boys and Girls Club drive-by BREAKFAST WITH SANTA program.  Way to go team!


COVID-19 pandemic alters COATS FOR KIDS delivery but makes KTVN-TV Channel 2 news. Click on the following internet link to view:


The HOLIDAY CARDS FOR THE TROOPS drive has come to an end.  The Council donated 569 completed cards to the Blue Star Mothers of Spanish Springs for inclusion in the "care packages" they prepare for the troops.  Thanks to all who took the time to participate.  Thank you Bro. Mario.


Council volunteers at SPARKS POLICE Station hullabaloo.  Det. McGarrett ordered Dano to “book ‘em”.  Sgt. Friday insisted on "just the facts, ma'am”.  Click here to view (w)rap sheet.


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State Council Mid Year Meeting is Dec 5th

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Family of the Month


The Cochrans are recognized as the December Family of the Month for their on-going Council participation and support. Long recognized for their culinary skills, most recently they showed their stuff grilling hamburgers at the Police Appreciation Luncheon ...

Knight of the Month

Thomas J. J. Cashell

Since first being drafted (12th round) by the Council in 2017, SK Tom has become an impact player. His leadership skills have helped him make the Coats for Kids and the Breakfast with Santa programs outstanding successes despite the pandemic. He is the s...